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Contour “Start Up” Kids Touring Adapters

Contour “Start Up” Kids Touring Adapters

| March 21, 2016 | 4 Comments

After many hours of modifying adult touring gear to work for for my kids, I recently found a much better solution; the Contour “Start Up” Touring Adapter. The basic idea is the same as the old BCA “Alpine Trekker” which is a hinged plate that clamps onto your alpine boot and then fits into your […]

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Ski Touring Set Up For a Six Year-Old

| January 6, 2014 | 19 Comments

After trying a few other approaches, I finally pieced together a touring set-up for our six year-old daughter, Mira.  It turned out to be more complicated than I expected, but in the end it seems to work well and was cheap. We originally tried just having her “tour” in her alpine set-up with the buckles […]

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